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Mass, Volume and Density -- Science of NHL Hockey


Mass, Volume and Density

NHL fans might be surprised to learn that the ice surface at a hockey rink is only about one inch thick. Scientists and ice technicians explain the science and math that goes into building and maintaining this surface through the long NHL season. "Science of NHL Hockey" is a 10-part video series produced in partnership with the National Science Foundation and the National Hockey League.

Original air date: March 8, 2012 Original airdate: 03/08/2012

Credit: National Science Foundation & NBC Learn

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